Building and Fire Code Adoption Process

What's Next

The agendas and minutes for the Codes Amendment Subcommittee can be found on the Codes and Standards Committee web page.

The following table gives a summary of the schedule for current code development cycle:

Codes Amendment Subcommittee Meeting Schedule

Meeting Date Action Items  Workgroup Reporting Scheduled Presentations Other Information
1/11/17
  • Screening of code change proposals and assignment to work groups.



1/25/17
  • Screening of code change proposals and assignment to work groups.



2/8/17
  • Screening of code change proposals and assignment to work groups.
  • Progress report of work group(s).
Mechanical - IMC & IRC (M)

2/22/17
  • Screening of code change proposals and assignment to work groups.
  • Progress report of work group(s).
Accessibility - IBC, A117.1 & IEBC

3/8/17
  • Screening of code change proposals and assignment to work groups.
  • Progress report of work group(s).

Plumbing - IPC & IRC (P)

Electrical - NEC & IRC (El)



3/22/17
  • Screening of code change proposals and assignment to work groups.
  • Progress report of work group(s).
Energy - IECC & related IRC chapters

4/12/17
  • Screening of code change proposals and assignment to work groups.
  • Progress report of work group(s).

Residential Code - General


  • Code change proposal period ended 3/31/17.
  • Last meeting accepting Code Change Proposals
4/26/17
  • Progress report of work group(s).

Building Code – General

Existing Building



5/10/17
  • Progress report of work group(s).

Structural

Resiliency



5/24/17
  • Progress report of work group(s).
  • Code change proponents' presentations.
IBC/IFC Chapters 7-10

Maya Menlo

Peter Cloudas


6/14/17
  • Progress report of work group(s).

Fire Safety - Fire Prevention Codes Coordination

IBC/Fire Safety New Common Requirements

 


6/28/17
  • Progress report of work group(s).
IRC (Sprinklers) Discussion


7/12/17
  • Progress report of work group(s).
  • Review / discuss all code change proposals.



8/9/17
  • Progress report of work group(s).
IRC (Sprinkders) Vote
8/23/17
  • Review of draft state building code.
  • Discuss code change proposal CP-035-BC regarding CSST gas pipe.
Draft State Building Code    
9/13/17
  • Review of draft code documents.

OSBI - Final State Building Code

OSFM - Draft State Fire Safety Code

   
9/27/17
  • No meeting.
     
10/11/17
  • Review of draft fire safety code Parts III & IV.
541 Committee / OSFM    
 10/25/17
  • Review of final draft code documents.
  • Approval to transmit to full committee.
     Approval granted
11/8/17 
  • Action by full Codes & Standards Committee.